POOL - Lecturer - 11021BR

POOL - Lecturer

Department: 
Germanic Languages/Literatures
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Regular
Employee Class: 
F-Faculty

Position Overview

THE GERMANIC LANGUAGES & LITERATURES DEPARTMENT at the UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS seeks applicants to join a pool of lecturers for part- to full-time teaching positions in German. Applications will be reviewed and placed in a pool to be considered for teaching positions as needed on an ongoing basis. Applications will be accepted throughout the year. The successful applicant must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins.

Job Description

100%-Depending on the need, teach undergraduate courses in designated area:
  • Plan and organize the course, including syllabus preparation, textbook selection, etc.
  • Provide instruction throughout the semester, usually 3-5 hours/ week per course.
  • Develop assignments, administer tests, evaluate student course work, provide feedback to students and assign grades.
  • Provide at least 2 office hours per week.
  • Adhere to departmental, college and university policies.

Required Qualifications

Evaluation of the following requirements will be made through (1) descriptions of work experience and educational experiences in letter of application, (2) record of accomplishments and productivity addressed in resume, and (3) information provided from professional references:
  1. Master's degree (or foreign equivalent) in one or more of the following: German or a closely related field.
  2. Native or near native proficiency in English and German.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Prior teaching experience

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a letter of application, a vitae detailing specific subject areas the applicant is qualified to teach, and the names and contact information for references.

Deadline/Review Date: Ongoing

Estimated Start Date: Ongoing

Contact Information to Applicants

Dr. Nina Vyatkina, Chair
vyatkina@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Review Begins

20-Mar-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11021BR
Department:
Germanic Languages/Literatures
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Regular
Employee Class:
F-Faculty
Application Review Begins:
20-Mar-2018
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